moog inc-class a (MOG/A) Key Developments
Moog Inc. Presents at RBC Capital Markets 2014 Global Industrials Conference, Sep-10-2014 09:05 AM
Sep 4 14
Moog Inc. Presents at RBC Capital Markets 2014 Global Industrials Conference, Sep-10-2014 09:05 AM. Venue: The Mandarin Oriental Hotel, 3752 Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. Speakers: Donald R. Fishback, Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, John R. Scannell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Moog Inc. Presents at Gabelli & Company's 20(th) Annual Aircraft Supplier Conference, Sep-09-2014 10:00 AM
Aug 27 14
Moog Inc. Presents at Gabelli & Company's 20(th) Annual Aircraft Supplier Conference, Sep-09-2014 10:00 AM. Venue: The Harvard Hub, 27 W. 44th Street, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Donald R. Fishback, Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, John R. Scannell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Joe C. Green to Retire from Moog Inc., Effective August 1, 2014
Aug 1 14
Moog Inc. announced that Joe C. Green will retire from the company effective August 1, 2014. Mr. Green's career at Moog began in 1966 and he was elected a corporate officer in 1973. He last served as Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, a position he held for over 26 years. Additionally, he served as a Director of the company from February 1986 until January 2014.
Moog Inc. Presents at 7th Annual Global Transportation & Aerospace/Defense Conference, Sep-03-2014 08:45 AM
Jul 29 14
Moog Inc. Presents at 7th Annual Global Transportation & Aerospace/Defense Conference, Sep-03-2014 08:45 AM. Venue: The Boston Harbor Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts, United States.
Moog Inc. Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended June 28, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for Fiscal 2014 and 2015
Jul 25 14
Moog Inc. reported consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended June 28, 2014. The company announced third quarter earnings of $48 million, or $1.08 per diluted share, compared to $34.23 million, an increase of 44% over last year's $0.75 per diluted share. Sales in the quarter of $684 million were up 2% from last year's $671 million. Earnings before income taxes were $64,655,000, compared to $47,626,000 a year ago. Free cash flow in third quarter was $72 million. This compares with an increase in its net debt over the last 90 days of $53 million. Capital expenditures in the quarter were $22 million.
For the nine months, net sales were $1,976,961,000, compared to $1,934,458,000 a year ago. Earnings before income taxes were $165,123,000, compared to $146,657,000 a year ago. Net earnings were $117,944,000 or $2.59 per diluted share, compared to $104,872,000 or $2.29 per diluted share a year ago. Free cash flow was $152 million, reflecting a 129% cash conversion ratio. Free cash flow has been strong in fiscal 2014, a number of areas, when add together, are contributing into this progress. CapEx was $58 million.
The company updated its guidance for fiscal 2014 to include sales of $2.65 billion, net earnings of $165 million and earnings per share of $3.65, compared to $2.63 in fiscal 2013. Because of its performance to-date, the company is increasing its free cash flow outlook for the full year 2014 to $185 million compared to its last forecast of $165 million reflecting a cash conversion ratio of 110%. The company is reducing 2014 forecast for CapEx to $90 million which compared with projected G&A of $109 million. The company has lowered its projected effective tax rate for all of 2014 to 29.6%. The company is moderating its forecast for operating margins by 30 basis points to 11.2% on lower Aircraft margins.
The company also provided its initial projections for fiscal 2015 with sales of $2.69 billion, net earnings of $181 million and earnings per share of $4.25, a 16% increase over fiscal 2014 guidance. Initial forecast for free cash flow is $190 million or cash conversion ratio of about 105%. The company is forecasting CapEx of $100 million, and depreciation and amortization of $112 million. For 2015, the company is forecasting its effective tax rate of 31.0%. The company is projecting a 1% increase in sales, a 50 basis point increase in operating margins to 11.7%, up from 11.2% for fiscal 2014.